191894 - System Verification and Validation Engineer, Scientist I
CA-Bay Area
South San Francisco
Up to $30.00 DOE
Chipton-Ross is seeking a System Verification and Validation Engineer, Scientist I for an opening in South San Francisco, CA.

Partner with our Product Management teams to define system architecture and integration design, development, feasibility testing. Understand clinical customers and effectively translate their needs to product requirements, experience in usability engineering is a plus. Work with cross-functional subsystem owners to design and develop integrated systems from beginning to end of the clinical sample workflow(s) including leading stage gate design reviews, d/pFMEA processes, and design documentation. Plan, develop, and analyze system integration in order to maintain requirement traceability through various subsystems and verification activities in collaboration with subsystem requirements owners. Contribute to data-driven decision making by designing experiments, analyzing, and presenting results. Work hand-in-hand with the Operations team to transfer your products into manufacturing.

Experience in developing moderate complexity integrated life sciences or clinical instrumentation, consumables, and software in an IVD environment. Experience in systems engineering processes, from requirements gathering and risk analysis to statistical power in validation is a plus. An understanding of genetic analysis tools, workflows, and chemistry in at least one of these areas: CE Sanger sequencing, qPCR, microarray, or sample preparation. Excellent organizational skills, including the ability to efficiently evaluate, prioritize and handle multiple and changing programs/projects and priorities. Experience in a life science instrumentation, consumables, and assays in R&D setting, preferably in genomics. Experience serving regulated markets in a commercial environment. Track record of delivering successful RUO and IVD products with a thorough understanding of quality systems.

Fosters collaborative relationships and builds credibility across functions/teams. Inspires, influences, and empowers employees across a global matrix to achieve goals. Able to decisively lead and empower teams to develop impactful strategies and plans. Maintains a high level of professional expertise through familiarity with current engineering/scientific literature, competing technologies, and/or products as well as attendance of seminars and meetings. Ability to think critically and desire to drive constant improvement. Highly data-driven/detail oriented and ability to understand individual's results effect on a systems level.

Accredited BS in Bioengineering or related discipline AND (0-1) year of relevant industry/academic wet lab experience using a variety of laboratory techniques


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.